Selected publications

Article

Barron, Hester and Langhamer, Claire (2017) Children, class and the search for security: writing the future in 1930s Britain. Twentieth Century British History, 28 (3). pp. 367-389. ISSN 0955-2359

Barron, Hester and Langhamer, Claire (2016) Feeling through practice: subjectivity and emotion in children’s writing. Journal of Social History, 51 (1). ISSN 0022-4529

Barron, Hester (2016) Changing conceptions of the 'poor child': the Children's Country Holiday Fund, 1918-1939. Journal of the History of Childhood and Youth, 9 (1). pp. 29-47. ISSN 1939-6724

Barron, Hester (2013) 'Little prisoners of city streets': London elementary schools and the School Journey Movement, 1918-39. History of Education: Journal of the History of Education Society, 42 (2). pp. 166-181. ISSN 0046-760X

Barron, Hester (2012) Labour identities of the coalfield: the general election of 1931 in County Durham. History, 97 (326). pp. 204-229. ISSN 1468-229X

Barron, Hester (2006) Women of the Durham coalfield and their reactions to the 1926 miners' lockout. Historical Studies in Industrial Relations, 22. pp. 53-83. ISSN 1362-1572

Barron, Hester (2006) 'Tis very embarrassing, say what you like, to be a good vicar in a valley on strike': The Church of England and its relationship with the Durham miners at the time of the 1926 lockout. Twentieth Century British History, 17 (3). pp. 350-372. ISSN 0955-2359

Barron, Hester (2005) Durham's big meeting. History Today, 55 (7). pp. 39-41. ISSN 0018-2753

Book

Barron, Hester (2009) The 1926 miners' lockout: meanings of community in the Durham coalfield. Oxford Historical Monographs . Oxford University Press, Oxford. ISBN 9780199575046

Book Section

Barron, Hester (2017) Parents, teachers and children’s well-being in London, 1918-1939. In: Barron, Hester and Siebrecht, Claudia (eds.) Parenting and the state in Britain and Europe, c. 1870-1950: raising the nation. Palgrave MacMillan, pp. 137-159. ISBN 9783319340838

Barron, Hester (2010) Weaving tales of empire: Gandhi's visit to Lancashire, 1931. In: Frank, Billy, Horner, Craig and Stewart, David (eds.) The British labour movement and imperialism. Cambridge Scholars Publishing. ISBN 9781443822206

Edited Book

Barron, Hester and Siebrecht, Claudia, eds. (2017) Parenting and the state in Britain and Europe, c. 1870-1950: raising the nation. Palgrave MacMillan. ISBN 9783319340838